Category Archives: Lakeside Living

A LakeSmart Story

Questions out of the Blue  Stephanie Turner called our office from San Diego last spring with questions about plants and lakes and soil and birds and rules and contractors and nurserymen. Forty emails, countless calls and two months later, this determined … Continue reading

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ONLINE RESOURCES TO HELP PROTECT LAKES, PROPERTY VALUES, AND WILDLIFE HABITAT

        ONLINE RESOURCES TO HELP PROTECT LAKES, PROPERTY VALUES, AND WILDLIFE HABITAT THE LAKESMART WAY Illustrated Instructions for Best Management Practices(BMP’s)to control erosion: http://www.pwd.org/news/publications.php   and scroll down to Conservation Fact Sheet Series.  The series contains illustrated instructions … Continue reading

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When Was Ice Out on Your Lake?

          There’s a great new way to keep track of the ice-out date on your lake or pond!     It’s a new Maine.gov website:  http://maine.gov/dacf/parks/water_activities/boating/ice_out_dates.shtml When the ice goes out on your lake (or even … Continue reading

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The Boater’s Guide to Maine Boating Laws and Responsibilities

To download the .pdf, click here: me_handbook_entire

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